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Quebec company launches new Health Canada-compliant surgical mask for hearing loss community

A Quebec-based company is launching a first of its kind in Canada. Entreprise Prémont in Louiseville officially kicked off production on Wednesday of its Humask Pro-Vision, a surgical mask with a transparent window designed to allow those with hearing loss to read lips. A shortage of surgical masks was what prompted a group of…

Dr. Ingrid Pacey says MDMA can help overcome one of the major hurdles for conventional PTSD treatments

MDMA will be approved to aid therapy for PTSD suffers by 2021: research group

For the first time in decades, Canadian researchers are probing the potential of a psychedelic drug – ecstasy – for use in psychotherapy in a clinical trial approved by Health Canada. The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), is investigating the use of MDMA, the pure form of the party drug ecstasy, to assist…